- Title: Discours sur les sciences et les arts
- Author: Jean-Jacques Rousseau
- Published: 1750
- Book: The Basic Political Writings
- Translated: Donald A. Cress, 1987
- Publisher: Hackett Publishing company Inc.
- ISBN: 978-0-87220-048-7
- Title: In the Shadow of the Silent Majorities or, the End of the Social
- Author: Jean Baudrillard
- Published: 1982
- Publisher: Semiotext(e), Columbia University (1993)
- ISBN-10: 0-936756-00-4
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